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BBC Radio 4 Extra

BBC Radio 4 Extra is a British digital radio station broadcasting archive repeats of comedy, drama and documentary programmes nationally, 24 hours a day. It is the principal broadcaster of the BBC's spoken-word archive, and as a result the majority of its programming originates from that archive.



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Series 2 Uncle Silas tells his tale of the womanising shoemaker and the baked potato.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, HE Bates - Three Country Stories
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b007jv63
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Series 18 An extended version of the News Quiz for Radio 4 Extra, chaired by Miles Jupp.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, News Quiz Extra
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b07xtxr4
01:00:00PM-01:30:00PM BST — Miss Marple Episode 1 01:30:00PM-02:00:00PM BST — Miss Marple Episode 2
Topic: Radio Program
01:00:00PM-01:30:00PM BST — Miss Marple Episode 1 01:30:00PM-02:00:00PM BST — Miss Marple Episode 2
Topic: Radio Program
Classic Chandler When a rare gold coin is stolen, Mrs Murdoch hires private eye Philip Marlowe to find it.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, Saturday Drama, Literary characters, Fictional detectives, Dorothy L. Sayers...
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b015ms42
The Body in the Library The spinster sleuth sets out to discover who murdered a mystery blonde.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, Miss Marple
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b007jvht
Rumpole Rumpole's new pupil creates trouble in a case of blackmail. Starring Benedict Cumberbatch.
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Topics: BBC, Radio Program, Afternoon Drama
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03y38kc
07:00:00AM-07:30:00AM BST — Miss Marple Episode 3 07:30:00AM-08:00:00AM BST — Miss Marple Episode 4
Topic: Radio Program
07:00:00AM-07:30:00AM BST — Miss Marple Episode 3 07:30:00AM-08:00:00AM BST — Miss Marple Episode 4
Topic: Radio Program
06:00:00AM-06:30:00AM BST — Miss Marple Episode 1 06:30:00AM-07:00:00AM BST — Miss Marple Episode 2
Topic: Radio Program
04:00:00AM-05:30:00AM GMT — Saturday Drama Agatha Christie - And Then There Were None
Topics: Radio Program, Food and drink, Beverages, Architectural elements, Pathology, Neuropsychological...
06:00:00AM-07:30:00AM GMT — Saturday Drama Agatha Christie - And Then There Were None
Topics: Radio Program, Republics, Social concepts, Philosophy of law, Political philosophy, Neuroscience,...
The Body in the Library The spinster sleuth sets out to discover who murdered a mystery blonde.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, Miss Marple
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b007jvht
Classic Chandler Post-honeymoon, life as a kept man wears thin for Marlowe.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, Saturday Drama, Office equipment, Furniture, American novelists, Research,...
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b0167qq4
Menna Gallie - Strike for a Kingdom As its residents struggle to survive, the Welsh village of Cilhendre is rocked by murder.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, Saturday Drama, Law enforcement, Blood sports, Alumni of Jesus College, Oxford,...
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b01k9lcd
Extra Strong - Count Arthur Speaks! Mint Extracts The variety star opens up as never before to Mark Radcliffe.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, Count Arthur Strong's Radio Show!
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b011tsc5
04:00:00PM-05:30:00PM GMT — Saturday Drama Agatha Christie - And Then There Were None
Topics: Radio Program, Member states of the United Nations, Republics, Food and drink, Beverages,...
01:00:00AM-01:30:00AM BST — A Charles Paris Mystery Episode 3 01:30:00AM-02:00:00AM BST — Trueman and Riley 4. The Other Chic
Topic: Radio Program
The Mirror Crack'd From Side to Side Lines from a Tennyson poem give Miss Marple a vital clue to a tragic murder.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, Miss Marple
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b007jvh5
Classic Chandler When a rare gold coin is stolen, Mrs Murdoch hires private eye Philip Marlowe to find it.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, Saturday Drama, Crime, Literary characters, Money, Currency, Hats, Suicide,...
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b015ms42
01:00:00AM-01:30:00AM BST — Miss Marple Episode 1 01:30:00AM-02:00:00AM BST — Miss Marple Episode 2
Topic: Radio Program
Episode 1 Samuel Dockwrath sets out to prove his suspicions over the inheritance of Orley Farm.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, Anthony Trollope - Orley Farm, Legal procedure, West End musicals, Legal...
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b01102gl
Episode 1 Doctor's wife Emma embarks on a series of affairs to escape provincial life.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, Gustave Flaubert - Madame Bovary Omnibus, Formalwear, Coats, Dresses, Clothing,...
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00ct1wf
12:00:00PM-12:30:00PM BST — Home to Roost Kath's Baby 12:30:00PM-01:00:00PM BST — Jerome K Jerome - Three Men in a Boat Episode 3
Topic: Radio Program
Stephen Wyatt - Double Jeopardy Raymond Chandler spends months in an office with Billy Wilder adapting Double Indemnity.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, Afternoon Drama, Insurance terms, Legal terms, Law enforcement, American...
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00y2xn6
Classic Chandler Philip Marlowe follows a trail to assist an ex-convict hunting for his old sweetheart.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, Saturday Drama, Containers, Fashion accessories, Law enforcement, Hair color,...
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00ym6ct
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Monk's Hood The Abbey's ill benefactor needs Brother Cadfael's ointment, deadly if ingested.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, Cadfael, Communication, Love, Christian terms, Men, Marriage, Christian...
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b007k2mr
06:00:00AM-06:30:00AM BST — Miss Marple Episode 1 06:30:00AM-07:00:00AM BST — Miss Marple Episode 2
Topic: Radio Program
Frances Donnelly sets out to solve the puzzle of the life and character of Agatha Christie
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, The Mystery of Agatha Christie, English mystery writers, English women writers,...
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b084n0jt
01:00:00AM-04:00:00AM BST — Sherlock Holmes The Game's Afoot: Sherlock Holmes Special
Topic: Radio Program
The Mirror Crack'd From Side to Side Lines from a Tennyson poem give Miss Marple a vital clue to a tragic murder.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, Miss Marple
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b007jvh5
A London city slicker tries to win the cup for his float in a Somerset village parade.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, Bruce Bedford - Carnival King, Design, Marriage, Technology, Property law,...
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00lvyny
Leslie Phillips recalls the comedy with the aid of several classic episodes.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, The Navy Lark Special, Military ranks of the Commonwealth, Military ranks of...
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00jgylk
Series 2 Robin surprisingly brings a friend home, but he isn't all he seems.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, Robin and Wendy's Wet Weekends
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b007k02n
Frances Donnelly sets out to solve the puzzle of the life and character of Agatha Christie
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, The Mystery of Agatha Christie, English women writers, Mystery writers, Social...
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b084n0jt
01:00:00AM-01:30:00AM BST — Miss Marple Episode 1 01:30:00AM-02:00:00AM BST — Miss Marple Episode 2
Topic: Radio Program
Series 2 Joy and consternation as Wendy is promoted at work, but Robin is suspended.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, Robin and Wendy's Wet Weekends, The Untouchables, American travel writers,...
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b007jzkw
The Eustace Diamonds The arrival of Lizzie Eustace's cousin Frank proves both diverting and scandalous.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, Classic Serial, Seafood, English novelists, Law in the United Kingdom,...
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b01ph7fc
Michael Frayn - Skios Identity swap and absurdity on a sunlit Greek island. But where is the real Dr Wilfred?
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, Saturday Drama
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b01pt72f
The Mirror Crack'd From Side to Side Lines from a Tennyson poem give Miss Marple a vital clue to a tragic murder.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, Miss Marple
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b007jvh5
Absent Friends From The Doobie Brothers to Tom Waits, Victoria Wood makes her castaway choices.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, Desert Island Discs Revisited, Commanders of the Order of the British Empire,...
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b0868l0w
Episode 1 15-year-old Lizzie Vogel decides to take a job at a nursing home for the elderly.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, Nina Stibbe - Paradise Lodge, Livestock, American punk rock groups, Family,...
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b07s3zc5
Summertime on Icarus Dawn is near, and engineer Colin Sherrard is stranded on an asteroid too close to the sun.
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Topics: BBC, Radio Program, Arthur C Clarke Stories
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b007jv5s
A Problem Shared The inept civil servants get in a jam over traffic and an agony aunt.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, The Men From the Ministry
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b007jphs
06:00:00AM-06:30:00AM BST — Miss Marple Episode 1 06:30:00AM-07:00:00AM BST — Miss Marple Episode 2
Topic: Radio Program
02:00:00AM-02:30:00AM BST — Miss Marple Episode 3 02:30:00AM-03:00:00AM BST — Miss Marple Episode 4
Topic: Radio Program
Crime writer Val McDermid on how boarding school novels inspired her to be a writer.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, The Chalet School
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b014pzzs
06:00:00AM-06:30:00AM BST — A Charles Paris Mystery Episode 2 06:30:00AM-07:00:00AM BST — Trueman and Riley 3. A Man's World
Topic: Radio Program
John Steinbeck - The Grapes of Wrath The battles of Ma Joad as her family trek west in 1930s America.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, Classic Serial, Survival skills, Construction, Beverages, Camping, Livestock
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b01m9n85
06:00:00AM-07:15:00AM BST — CJ Sansom - Sovereign (Omnibus) Episode 2 Autumn 1541, Henry VIII arrives in York and lawyer Matthew Shardlake is put to task.
Topics: Radio Program, Family, Anglican vestments, Marriage, Demography, Fashion accessories, Human...
Series 3 Queasy Wendy tackles party food for Maureen as Robin tries to bond with their foster child
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, Robin and Wendy's Wet Weekends
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b0141v9z
Extra Strong - Count Arthur Speaks! Mint Extracts The variety star opens up as never before to Mark Radcliffe.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, Count Arthur Strong's Radio Show!
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b011tsc5
10:00:00PM-10:30:00PM GMT — Nature Table Episode 1 10:30:00PM-11:00:00PM GMT — Bleak Expectations A Now Spoiled Life Smashed Some More
Topics: Radio Program, Comedy, Sequenced genomes, Titles, Model organisms, Popular culture, Geography...
As death threatens to separate Laurel and Hardy, Stan tries to say things left unsaid.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, Neil Brand - Stan, English male comedians, Vaudeville performers, Hal Roach...
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b0076mjl
Childless Nick and Naomi adopt a baby from a Chinese orphanage.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, China Girl: Omnibus
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b01p6nb1
01:00:00PM-01:30:00PM BST — John Creasey - The Toff on the Farm 2. Dead On Arrival 01:30:00PM-02:00:00PM BST — Miss Marple Episode 4
Topic: Radio Program
Episode 3 Gertrude clings to her son Paul, who now turns to a new lover.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, DH Lawrence - Sons and Lovers, Civil service positions in the United Kingdom,...
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b007jlrk
The Redhill Sisterhood By Catherine Pirkis. Loveday Brooke investigates nuns forsaking their vows for burglary.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, The Lady Detectives, Lighting, American racehorses, Thoroughbred racehorses,...
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00cq1d6
08:00:00PM-08:30:00PM BST — Agatha Raisin 1. The Curious Curate When the village curate is found murdered, the retired PR guru vows to catch his killer. 08:30:00PM-09:00:00PM BST — Mad Houses None Ken Arnold explores how three European countries variously tell the history of madness.
Topics: Radio Program, Modern history, Health, 2nd millennium, Biology of gender, Identity, Psychiatry,...
John Steinbeck - The Grapes of Wrath Searching for work in California, the Joads learn thousands like them have also migrated.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, Classic Serial, American Nobel laureates, American rock music groups, Greek...
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b01mhtd2
04:00:00PM-05:30:00PM GMT — Saturday Drama Agatha Christie - And Then There Were None 05:30:00PM-06:00:00PM GMT — Beyond Today - The 2010s
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Topics: Radio Program, Political science, Informal fallacies, White House, Officers of the Order of the...
Series 1 Away from their model village, the duo tackle a civil war recreation.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, Robin and Wendy's Wet Weekends
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b007js1l
Series 15 Anna Ford nominates singer, actor and civil rights activist Paul Robeson.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, Great Lives
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00b1czw
Primary Phase Arthur and company escape from a war, but exactly when have they escaped to?
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b007jm2k
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Have His Carcase Keen to unmask the killer on the beach, Lord Peter Wimsey ponders Sir Henry's motives.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, Wimsey
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00sbmdy
Series 2 Wendy adopts a dog which adores her, but hates Robin.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, Robin and Wendy's Wet Weekends
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b008f86w
01:00:00PM-01:30:00PM BST — Miss Marple Episode 1 01:30:00PM-02:00:00PM BST — Miss Marple Episode 2
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Dave Podmore's Cricket Fix The story of English cricket's arrogant, politically incorrect money-grabbing star.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, Dave Podmore, Musical groups from New York, Atlantic Records artists, Musical...
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b007ncns
06:00:00AM-06:30:00AM BST — Paul Temple A Message from Sir Graham The suave sleuth and wife Steve face a dangerous houseboat rendezvous on the Nile. 06:30:00AM-07:00:00AM BST — I Was... I Was Frank Sinatra's Unwanted Saxophonist Andrew McGibbon talks to saxophonist Duncan Lamont about Sinatra - and writing Mr Benn.
Topics: Radio Program, Traditional pop music singers, Capitol Records artists, Deaths from myocardial...
Episode 2 Diana secretly begins her own investigation into the mysterious properties of the lichen.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, John Wyndham - Trouble with Lichen
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b007k3cz
02:00:00PM-02:30:00PM BST — Miss Marple Episode 3 02:30:00PM-03:00:00PM BST — Miss Marple Episode 4
Topic: Radio Program
Summertime on Icarus Dawn is near, and engineer Colin Sherrard is stranded on an asteroid too close to the sun.
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Topics: BBC, Radio Program, Arthur C Clarke Stories
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b007jv5s
Episode 2 Robert Olmstead explores the decrepit town of Innsmouth with a growing sense of unease.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, HP Lovecraft - The Shadow Over Innsmouth
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b015gsc4
Series 2 Joy and consternation as Wendy is promoted at work, but Robin is suspended.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, Robin and Wendy's Wet Weekends
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b007jzkw